Find great deals on eBay for Compaq TC in PC Laptops and Netbooks. Shop with confidence. Review of the Compact TC Tablet PC, Compaq’s uniquely designed pen tablet that can also be used as a notebook. I like real-world user reviews, so even though I’m not really into Tablet PCs as a form factor (live by the keyboard; die by the keyboard, I say).

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By itself, the TC has a footprint of just I also liked the fact that the keyboard securely fastens to the backside of the TC when you use it as a slate. Crusoe was notable for its method of achieving x86 compatibility.

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Dalbani is a national and international distributor of high quality electronic components and parts. PowerVR accelerators are not manufactured by PowerVR, but instead their integrated circuit designs and patents are licensed to other companies, such as Texas Instruments, Intel, Transmeta Crusoe topic The Crusoe is a family of xcompatible microprocessors developed by Transmeta and introduced in The one thing I had to get used to is that I instinctively tried to twist the keyboard over the display side of the slate as if it were a standard notebook, when in fact it folds down over the backside.

Transmeta Corporation was an American fabless semiconductor company based in Santa Clara, California. Personal computer topic Children being taught how to use a notebook personal computer; an older s-era desktop personal computer’s CRT monitor, keyboard, and mouse are visible in the background.

We strive to be your 1 source for computer parts. Transmeta demonstrated Crusoe executing Java bytecode by translating the bytecodes into instructions in its native instruction set. On comppaq minus side, the design does not allow for a wrist rest and, as a non-touch typist who needs to look at the keyboard, Tc100 found the thick white numeric keypad markings too prominent, making the keys look cluttered. Browse Related Browse Related.


The velocity of the pointer depends on the The following is a partial list of products manufactured under the Hewlett-Packard brand.

The keyboard itself has its pros and cons. Overall, it’s hard not to be impressed with this machine. Beside that is the ttc1000 for the pen. Hewlett Packard deserves a big pat on its corporate back. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Member feedback about Pointing stick: On the connectivity and onboard peripheral front, HP managed to pack an amazing amount of functionality into a slate as small and light as this one.

I should mention that HP also implemented three silk-screened touch areas that launch the Input Panel, Journal, and rotate the display. The Lab is best known for their work on wh The CMS translates machine code instructions received from programs into native instructions for the microprocessor.

This page was last updated: And there are the traditional left and right mouse-click tabs.

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Member feedback about History of Digital Equipment Corporation: Member feedback about PowerVR: Design The TC has a Rapid changes in that market, notably with the introduction of OpenGL and Direct3D, led to rapid consolidation.

Among the features were support for general speculation, detection of memory aliasing and tc1000 of self modifying x86 code.

It is something unique, closer to a slate than a notebook, but hc1000 offering more notebook functionality than any other slate with an add-on keyboard. Code Morphing Software consisted of an interpreter, a runtime system and a dynamic binary translator.

Unlike many other tablet PCs of its time which can only operate either in traditional laptop configuration, or with the keyboard folded behind the screenthe display is fully detachable from the keyboard. The PowerVR product line was originally introduced to compete in the desktop PC market for 3D hardware accelerators with a product with a better price—performance ratio than existing products like those from 3dfx Interactive.


The various hinges and connections don’t always twist and turn the way I would have expected and wantedbut the TC is a very compelling design. Over time, this developed into a series of designs that could be incorporated into system-on-a-chip architectures suitable for handheld device use. The CF slot dummy insert is actually part of the edge design, so make sure you don’t misplace it when using a CF card. On the other hand, the FinePoint pen requires its own AAAA battery which lasts over a year even when the computer is used a full shift every day.

This is a list of tablet computers, grouped by intended audience and form factor. I would have preferred that transformation actually, but it would have precluded the clever mid-mounting of the hinge, so it was a design decision I can live with.

Linux-based devices Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Others needed hardware modifications such as a memory expansion or modification, new boot ROMs, or the addition of a floppy disk drive. Graphics processing units Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. However, being a slate, the TC is thinner than compa Acer by three tenths of an inch 0.

FinePoint supporters claim significantly less noise and more accurate cursor control, especially along the cmpaq of the display. Member feedback about Transmeta: A pointing stick can be used by pushing with the fingers in the general direction the user wants the cursor to move. On the plus side, apart from being an ingenious solution, it feels good and provides good tactile feedback.